Read the latest commentary from The Advocate, the leading source for LGBT news and politics. Discover what public figures and pundits have to say about LGBT issues and topics that touch the lives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies. Find op-eds from columnists like HIV activist Tyler Curry or editors Neal Broverman and Jase Peeples. When the experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, they do so at The Advocate.

It's not easy coming out to your mom when she's a world away.

June 20 2013 4:00 AM

How one queer DREAMer went from living on a couch shared with her parents to the White House.

June 19 2013 5:05 AM

Tom Wolfe says marrying his partner in their home state, where same-sex marriage is legal, would most likely hurt his husband-to-be's chances of remaining in the U.S.

June 19 2013 4:00 AM

Top voice actor Billy West on one of the most LGBT-friendly animated series going.

June 18 2013 8:30 PM

Participating in a team sport can instill responsibility and confidence in a young person. It can also save that person's life.

June 18 2013 8:00 AM

Getting through airport security isn't easy, but it can be especially difficult when you're transgender.

June 18 2013 4:19 AM

We asked readers for personal stories about how the U.S. Supreme Court's highly anticipated ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act has consequences for their own lives. Dante Savant and his partner have been relying on luck. They believe it's time for the federal government to pull their lucky number.

June 18 2013 4:00 AM

The Trevor Project will honor the famous Republican with its Hero Award tonight because of her advocacy on behalf of LGBT people.

June 17 2013 11:00 AM